"I have been inspired to remember why participation is so important so that our service includes and is accessible for everyone."
"I now understand what is meant by participation and have loads of ideas to try out."
"HYPE lets me take part in activities that make me feel like I am making positive changes to services and helping other young people."
"I used to feel quite inadequate and lonely but now I've joined HYPE, that's changed. I get emails and calls saying 'hey new event' and I feel important. I'm able to talk to any of the HYPE workers, as I know they will always listen."
“Were doing this because we want to help as many people as possible."
"Sometimes self care can be overlooked but its actually the most important thing we have to maintain good mental health. We hope this new blog will allow us to have our voice heard and to share our thoughts skills and knowledge”
"Hearing first hand experiences from Nura and Rebecca and seeing how passionate they are about this topic; made the workshop very engaging."
"Excellent - welcoming, relaxed, interactive. Accessible. Helpful to have lived experience shared."